University of Texas Medical Branch

Sinclair, John G.,

Anatomy Papers, (1922-1971)



Title: John G. Sinclair, Anatomy Papers, (1922-1971)
Identification: MS 12
Repository: Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections, Moody Medical Library,  University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555-1035, phone (409) 772-2397

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

1888 Born in Grand Haven, Michigan.
1911 Received his B.S. degree from The University of Chicago.
1913-15 Served as a research assistant in genetics, Carnegie Institute's Desert Botanical Laboratory, Tuscon, Arizona.
ca. 1916 Served in the meteorological service of the Signal Corps during World War I.
1921 Assistant Professor in Anatomy and Physiology, North Dakota School of Medicine.
1925 Received his M.S. degree, North Dakota.
1928 Received his Ph.D. from The University of Wisconsin.
1928-46 Professor of Histology and Embryology, UTMB.
1946-58 Professor of Anatomy (Histology and Embryology); Consulting Embryologist, John Sealy and Affiliated Hospitals.
1958 Retirement from UTMB; still active as Professor Emeritus until death.
1973 Died in Galveston, Texas, on January 12.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

The John G. Sinclair Anatomy Papers, (1922-1971), contain correspondence, reprints and research files related to anatomy and embryology as well as Sinclair’s diplomas and certificates.


 

SERIES DESCRIPTION

Series 1 Correspondence and Reprints: General correspondence, reprints of papers, and poetry reprints
Series 2 Research Files: Correspondence, notes, drawings, manuscripts, and photographs
Series 3 Diplomas and Certificates

Detailed Description

 
Box
1. Series 1. CORRESPONDENCE AND REPRINTS
Box Folder
1 6 Correspondence--Embryos and Protocols 1000
7 Correspondence--Rh Factor
4 Correspondence--Roy Bedicek
5 Correspondence--Tholidomide Boiassay
1 Correspondence, general
2 Correspondence, general
3 Correspondence, general
9 History of Anatomy Dept., UTMB
10 Reprints
11 Reprints
12a Reprints (Poetry)
8 Teaching Contracts
12b Reflective Verses



 
Box
2-3 Series 2. RESEARCH FILES
Box Folder
2 13 Research Anomalies
15 Research Axial Duplication (Siamese)
Box Folder
3 27 Research Urethane Review
Box Folder
2 14 Research--Anterior Cerebral Plexus in Man
16 Research--Cetacean Studies
17 Research--Development of Cranial Nerves and Ganglia 4901
18 Research--Dolphin Embryo Sections
19 Research--Fetal Autopsy
20 Research--Iris and Ciliary Body of the Eye
Box Folder
3 21 Research--Mamalian Tissue Architecture
22 Research--Miscellaneous Papers
23 Research--Miscellaneous Papers
24 Research--Nervus Terminalis 4902
26 Research--Porpoise Internal Ear Structure
25 Research--Porpoises--Discrimination Abilities



 
Folder
9 (OV Cabinet) Series 3. DIPLOMAS AND CERTIFICATES